Votes: IN HB1289 | 2017 | Regular Session

Bill Title: Massage therapy. Provides that an individual must be licensed by the state board of massage therapy (board) to practice massage therapy. (Under current law, massage therapists are certified by the board but certification is not required to practice massage therapy.) Provides that massage therapy licensing requirements do not prohibit specified conduct of individuals who meet certain requirements. Amends the definition of "massage therapy" to include certain acts. Amends the definition of "massage therapist" to include an individual who offers to provide massage therapy. Provides that an individual may not use certain titles or practice massage therapy without a license. Establishes

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 7-2)

Status: (Passed) 2017-05-02 - Public Law 267 [HB1289 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]

Voting Records

HouseHouse - House concurred in Senate amendments2017-04-137810111100PassedLinkView
SenateSenate - Third reading2017-04-0628200250PassedLinkView
SenateSenate - Committee Vote2017-03-30900110PassedLinkView
HouseHouse - Third reading2017-02-27751915100PassedLinkView
HouseHouse - Committee Vote2017-02-211000313PassedLinkView

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